eTopus and Siemens partner on advanced transceivers taking mainstage at TSMC OIP 2022

Thanks to TSMC’s initiative and organization, their 2022 North America OIP (Open Innovation Platform) Ecosystem Forum at Santa Clara convention…

S-parameters simplified!

IC designers experiment various circuit architectures to realize their circuits in order to meet the required functional performance specifications, while…

Making those bits go analog

It has been a very good year of partnership with Analog Bits, one of our key partners, and I wanted…

Siemens and UMC extend partnership to bolster the chip ecosystem

Chip demand is at an all-time high due to a multitude of factors. For starters, the unexpected global pandemic has…

The Importance of RF Harmonic Balance Analyses

Radio frequencies are all around us and are busy at work within the modern day electronic devices and systems. Those…

Samsung

A Powerful Analog Verification Platform for Samsung Foundry’s Advanced Technologies

Image: Courtesy Samsung Foundry Having done IC development for over two decades, I can appreciate the complexities of foundry processes…

A Practical Approach to Utilizing the Open Model Interface (OMI) in Aging Analyses for Long Term Reliability Validation

Long term reliability has always been a focus for the automotive industry but is now expanding to include other application…

Addressing the Post-Layout Simulation Bottleneck for Analog Verification

Analog and mixed-signal designs are pervasive throughout the technology landscape today. The rapid growth in data expansion is driving an…

Aging Gracefully Doesn’t Always Work in ICs

I have some exciting news to share for the IC design community regarding the Silicon Integration Initiative (Si2) Compact Model…